Our Large Window Covering Ideas

Windows come in all shapes and sizes. But it’s the big, tall, and wide ones that really need solutions. Looking for some large window covering ideas? We have some inspiration, a breakdown of the features, style suggestions, and the measurement sizes you can use as a guide.

*Sizing information can vary, depending on the window specifics, fabrics, and features.

Feeling the Heat

Direct sunlight windows are a challenge to begin with. Make them floor to ceiling, and it gets even hotter. It’s incredibly beneficial to understand how to solve these issues with the right coverings and operating features. Large window coverings that need to be adjusted often make life much easier with motorization. One tap for instant changes–it’s simple and refreshing.

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Applause® Honeycomb Shades

Honeycomb shades are a go-to when it comes to large windows. The heat is blocked out, but light still makes the space glow. A great feature is that they come in horizontal and vertical options. With the Duolite dual shades feature, you get two shades in one, adjusted as needed, for dynamic light control.

  • Horizontal Maximum Measurements for windows up to 14 feet wide, 12 feet tall
  • Vertical Maximum Measurements for windows up to 28 feet wide, 10 feet tall

Privacy Matters

When you have a landscape to admire it’s tough to think that needs to be blocked in order for you to have privacy. However, it doesn’t have to be like that. Sheer shades can help block out the harmful stuff, while still allowing you to enjoy the view. What are the large window covering ideas we have that will keep your privacy? Let’s take a look.

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Pirouette® Shades

Pirouette Shades have a dual shade feature to show off the landscape, close off the view completely, or can be rolled into the rail out of sight. These shades have solid fabric vanes that fold in place to reveal a sheer fabric view.

  • Horizontal Maximum Measurements for windows up to 12 feet wide, 12 feet tall.
Silhouette® Windows Shades in a bedroom
Silhouette® Window Shades

Although Silhouette Shades are similar to the Pirouette collection, they have fabric vanes that tilt. Floating between sheer fabrics, they provide a soft light. When the dual shades feature is added, you can achieve an incredible range of control–from glowing light to room darkening.

  • Horizontal Maximum Measurements for windows up to 12 feet wide, 11+ feet tall
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Luminette® Privacy Sheers

Luminette Privacy Sheers have some likeness to Silhouette shades, but instead posses vertical operation. The solid vanes can be rotated for beautiful view-through or blocked out light.

  • Vertical Maximum Measurements for windows and doors, up to 16 feet wide, 10 feet tall

Interior Appeal

Windows are a very desirable feature in homes. They set the overall design and vibe of the space. Typically, the bigger the more impactful. Roman shades are a great solution because they add visual interest with waterfalling fabrics. We have collections available that can cover your large windows with style.

Vignette Modern Roman Shades

Vignette Modern Roman Shades are an amazing option for privacy, style, and of course light control. They look amazing with floor to ceiling windows and have so many features, like top down bottom up and dual shades.

  • Horizontal Maximum Measurements for windows up to 11+ feet wide, 12 feet tall
A Living room with Provenance® Woven Woods
Provenance® Woven Woods

Provenance Woven Woods bring the earthy and natural textures to your window. The woven material will filter light and let you still keep your privacy. The top down bottom up dual shade feature gives you so much flexibility.

  • Horizontal Maximum Measurements for windows up to 12 feet wide, 16 feet tall
  • Vertical Maximum Measurements for windows and doors, up to 9 feet wide, 9+ feet tall

Keep A Low Profile

There are no right or wrong choices when browsing large window covering ideas. Just your personal preference. For the profile itself, it comes down to layers of fabric or sleek design. Roller shades stay close to even the largest windows.

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Skyline® Gliding Window Panels

Skyline Gliding Window Panels are an option for windows and doors for vertical coverage. It’s also great to create a cohesive look by matching fabrics with the panels and roller shades throughout your home.

  • Vertical Maximum Measurements for windows and doors, up to 32 feet wide, 14 feet tall
Designer Solar Shades

Solar Shades are heavy duty when it comes to UV protection. They reduce glare and light interference to make your space comfortable.

  • Horizontal Maximum Measurements for windows up to 16 feet wide, 12 feet tall

Large Window Covering Ideas Come to Life

We know finding large window coverings ideas is no small task. That’s why our Aero Drapery & Blind experts are the ones to turn to. With so many products to pick from, we will help narrow down the ones that fit your needs, home, and style. Contact us today for a free in-home consultation so we can make those ideas a reality.